On the most recent episode of “Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook,” NU’EST took a fond look again at their spectacular eight-year profession!
Whereas introducing the group as visitors on his KBS 2TV music speak present, host Yoo Hee Yeol described them as “well-known for being arduous staff and icons of hope.” He then echoed the sentiment because the idols talked about how they overcame the infamous “seven-year jinx” for idol teams (referring to the truth that many idol teams disband of their seventh yr).
After kicking off their look with a reside efficiency of their 2019 monitor “A Music For You,” Minhyun talked about how the music held a particular which means for the group. “The rationale this music is particular to us is that we launched it to commemorate our seventh anniversary,” he defined. “Many idol teams don’t make it to their seventh anniversary, to the purpose the place individuals say the seventh yr is the worst.”
Yoo Hee Yeol replied, “In NU’EST’s case, not solely did you overcome the seven-year jinx, however you truly turned much more profitable after that.” Baekho agreed, “That’s proper. I believe that that’s truly when issues actually began to take off for us, in our seventh yr.” Yoo Hee Yeol continued, “Many idol teams disband round then, or they’re not capable of make it by means of that troublesome time. That’s why you guys are really icons of hope.”
Aron went on so as to add, “We now have a music known as ‘Howdy,’ which climbed again up the charts 4 years and 4 months after its launch. I hope that after listening to us carry out [‘A Song For You’], many individuals will take heed to it, and this music will climb again up the charts as nicely.”
Yoo Hee Yeol then requested the group, “You’re now within the ninth yr of your profession as NU’EST. While you look again, are there any moments, performances, or issues that make you suppose, ‘Wow, our group made the correct transfer’ or ‘We did this very well’?”
Ren replied, “In my private opinion, I believe we made the correct transfer in deciding to go on [‘Produce 101 Season 2’]. As a result of in a approach, that was a very arduous choice to make. We had been within the sixth yr of our debut or so, and we felt self-conscious in regards to the gaze of youthful artists and different individuals. We had been additionally at a degree the place our shallowness had fallen an excellent deal, so it was a troublesome option to make, however we determined to go on the present and consider it as our final likelihood. I believe that was a very good name.”
Minhyun went on to make everybody chortle by telling a extra lighthearted story. Naming one thing he personally felt pleased with, he recalled, “After I returned to the group, we made our first comeback with the music ‘BET BET.’ There’s a component in that music’s refrain the place I dance whereas kneeling on the bottom, and it appeared so good within the music video. After we had been taking pictures the music video, our CEO got here to the set to look at, and proper after we filmed the choreography half, he came to visit and whispered in my ear—and I’ll tone down the language he used—’You appeared freaking cool.’ Even now, I nonetheless really feel good fascinated with his reward.”
At Yoo Hee Yeol’s request, he then demonstrated that a part of the “BET BET” choreography to the cheers of the present’s employees.
Subsequent, Yoo Hee Yeol requested the NU’EST members, “In distinction [to the previous question], are there any belongings you remorse doing?”
After some thought, Ren named their “Sleep Speaking” period as probably the most cringeworthy moments of their profession. He defined, “Again then, our outfits, hair, and make-up had been all a little bit ‘an excessive amount of.’ Even a few of the dance strikes in our choreography… trying again on it now, I believe even the choreography was a little bit ‘an excessive amount of.’”
Lastly, NU’EST ended this system by showcasing their spectacular vocals. Baekho sang Kim Bum Soo’s traditional ballad “Unhappiness Information,” whereas Minhyun lined Christina Perri’s “A Thousand Years.”
You can even take a look at NU’EST’s performances of “A Music For You” and their new title monitor “I’m in Hassle” beneath!
Watch the complete episode of “Yoo Hee Yeol’s Sketchbook” with English subtitles right here:
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